About us

Very Short List is a delightful e-mail that shares cultural gems from a different curator every day.

All of our e-mails are archived here.

Very Short List was founded in 2006 by Kurt Andersen, Michael Jackson, Tim Nolan, Emily Oberman, and Bonnie Siegler. It was redesigned in 2012 by Open. You can read about the redesign here.

The managing editor is Alexa Jaccarino. Click here to contact her.

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Check out the latest
Very Short List emails:

culture 20 Apr 2015

Diane Pham maps it out.

style 17 Apr 2015

Negative Underwear cofounders Marissa Vosper and Lauren Schwab practice self-love every day.

culture 15 Apr 2015

Ashlene Nand explores peoples and cultures.

very short list is a
delightful e-mail that shares
cultural gems from a
different curator every day.